60s Scoop legal battle continues

From 1965 to 1985 an estimated 16,000 Aboriginal children in Ontario were removed from their homes and placed in mostly non-Aboriginal communities.

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From 1965 to 1985 an estimated 16,000 Aboriginal children in Ontario were removed from their homes and placed in mostly non-Aboriginal communities.

A landmark class action lawsuit was thrown out in 2011 on a legal technicality, but now it’s back again before the courts.

The case starts Thursday.

APTN National News reporter Delaney Windigo has this story.

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Before moving to become the APTN News social media producer, Mark was the executive producer for the news in eastern Canada. Before starting with APTN in 2009, Mark worked at CBC Radio and Television in Newfoundland and Labrador and Ottawa.

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